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Jackhammer Operator

Date: 1969 

Description: Close-up view of jackhammer operator during the construction of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1951 

Description: Robert Rauschenberg makes cyanotype art by shining a light over a nude female model who is lying on photosensitive blueprint paper. The print was to used i...

Date: 1859 

Description: Flyer and order form advertising McCormick's Reaper and Mower. Features the headline "15,000 sold in the last 4 years" under an illustration of the reaper...

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the housing for workers on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. A man is sitting on the porch in the distance. Caption...

Date: 1952-05-29 

Description: Three newspaper carriers riding in Studebaker duplicate of the official pace car for the Indianapolis 500 mile race in front of the buses that took one hun...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Film crew setting up a scene in which actors playing the parts of Cyrus McCormick and his slave Jo Anderson operate a replica of McCormick's reaper of 183...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Illustration of three Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indians gathering wild rice into a canoe.

Photograph

New Deal Road Work

Date: 1934-02-27 

Description: CWA road crew leveling a grade on a county road near Westfield. The CWA undertook many road and utility projects during the Great Depression in order to p...

Date: 1958-01-20 

Description: S. Janice Kee (left), secretary of the Wisconsin Free Library commission, gives some suggestions to Russell L. Davis, the new library director in Utah.

Photograph

Husker-Shredder

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A group of men and a dog gather around a husker-shredder and wagon.

Date: 1838 ca.

Description: Pencil sketch of buildings, including the Post Office.

Photograph

Carson Gulley

Date:  date unknown

Description: Carson Gulley stands in front of the Van Hise building on the UW-Madison campus, holding his hat in one hand, with his other hand in his jacket pocket.

Date: 1900 before

Description: A man leads two horses pulling a McCormick automatic self-rake reaper through a field while another man follows behind. In the background is a river or pon...

Photograph

Trimpey Antiques

Date: 1946-05 

Description: Mr. Trimpey creates a self-portrait while photographing the window of his antique shop at 128 Fourth Avenue. The window display features dolls from the col...

Date: 1918 

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Nichols & Shepard Company threshing machinery featuring a color illustration of farmers using a Red River Special thre...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton monorail hoist with lumber handling unit in an unidentified lumber shed with two men standing on a pile of lumber underneath...

Date: 1954 

Description: Raising their right hands, an unidentified group of union members votes at the American Federation of Labor (AFL) convention.

Date: 1953-06-16 

Description: 46 Wisconsin State Journal carrier boys, 17 from Madison and 29 from the area--all winners of a recent magazine subscription contest--leave Madison by bus...

Date: 2001-10-26 

Description: "Sarah, our waitress joins our group, as well as Parker, Carly & Kay Hren."

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Advance Reaper

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A. Lindemann of Cascade, Iowa, with a horse-drawn McCormick Advance reaper and mower.

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